BELVEDERE, S.C. - The Mass of Christian Burial for Mr., John J. Brooks, 75, of Edisto Drive., who died July 19, 2002, will be celebrated Monday morning at 10 a.m., from the Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church. Father C. Alexander McDonald celebrant. Final Prayers and Commendation will be in Sunset Memory Gardens with Full Military Honors. Mr. Brooks was a native of Cleveland, Ohio, having made Belvedere his home for the past ten years. He was the husband of the late Mrs. Christine M. Brooks, a communicant of Our Lady of Peace Catholic Church and a fourth degree member of the Knights of Columbus. A U. S. Army Veteran of World War II and a U.S. Air Force Veteran of Korea and Viet Nam, Mr. Brooks was retired from the U.S. Air Force and the Civil Service. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Jeffery P. and Carolyn Brooks, Belvedere, a son,, Pano M. Brooks, Belvedere; two grandsons, Jacob Ross Brooks and Ryan Joseph Brooks. The Vigil Service for the deceased will be conducted at the funeral home Sunday evening at 6 p.m. followed by visitation until 8 p.m. Stephen D. Posey Funeral Home of North August in charge of arrangements (803) 278-1181.
The Augusta Chronicle July 20, 2002